Transportation Officer (Part-time)
Brownsville, TX - United States

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JOB SUMMARY: The Transportation Officer will shuttle client personal between Brownsville, Texas area and two manufacturing sites in Matamoras, Mexico. The Officer will also complete security assignments in Brownsville, as needed.

Essential Functions

  • The functions listed describe the business purpose of this job. Specific duties or tasks may vary and be documented separately. The employee might not be required to perform all functions listed. Additional duties may be assigned, and functions may be modified, according to business necessity.
  • All assigned duties or tasks are deemed to be part of the essential functions, unless such duties or tasks are unrelated to the functions listed, in which case they are deemed to be other (non-essential) functions.
  • Employees are held accountable for successful job performance. Job performance standards may be documented separately, and may include functions, objectives, duties or tasks not specifically listed herein.
  • In performing functions, duties or tasks, employees are required to know and follow safe work practices, and to be aware of company policies and procedures related to job safety, including safety rules and regulations. Employees are required to notify superiors upon becoming aware of unsafe working conditions.
  • All functions, duties or tasks are to be carried out in an honest, ethical and professional manner, and to be performed in conformance with applicable company policies and procedures. In the event of uncertainty or lack of knowledge of company policies and procedures, employees are required to request clarification or explanations from superiors or authorized company representatives.
The Essential Functions Include:
  1. Represent Pinkerton's core values of integrity, vigilance and excellence.
  2. Follow daily pick-up and deliver personal using only approved routes; drivers may not alter routes or make unscheduled stops.
  3. Complete security assignments at the Brownsville warehouse when not transporting client personal.
  4. Demonstrate discretion in all matters, including confidential information; both heard and seen.
  5. All other duties, as assigned.

Minimum Hiring Standards


Additional qualifications may be specified and receive preference, depending upon the nature of the position.

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED,
  • Must be willing to participate in the Company's pre-employment screening process including drug testing and background investigation.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a reliable means of communication (i.e., email, cell phone).
  • Must have a reliable means of transportation (public or private).
  • Must have the legal right to work in the United States.
  • Must have the ability to speak, read, and write English.

Education/Experience


High School Diploma or GED; Driver certification and Chauffer license is required.
Bi-lingual skills; English and Spanish are required.

Competencies

  • First aid certification required.
  • Mexico work visa and U.S. passport required.
  • Driver certification and Chauffer license required.
  • Must be able to pass SENTRI security screening.
  • Bi-lingual skills; English and Spanish.
  • Client focused; excellent customer service.
  • Able to understand, read, and follow rules, directions, operating manuals and company policies.
  • Extensive knowledge of travel routes including; streets, bridges, airports, etc.

Working Conditions


With or without reasonable accommodation, requires the physical and mental capacity to perform effectively all essential functions. In addition to other demands, the demands of the job include:

  • Must undergo and meet company standards for background and reference checks controlled substance testing, and behavioral selection survey.
  • Maintain composure in dealing with authorities, executives, clients, staff, and the public occasionally under conditions of urgency and in pressure situations.
  • Exposure to sensitive and confidential information.
  • Must be able to see, hear, speak, and write clearly in order to communicate with employees and/or customers.
  • Close and distance vision and ability to adjust focus.
  • Must be able to sit and/or stand for long periods of time.
  • Frequent lifting and moving up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 75 pounds.
  • May be required to use vehicle for performance of duties.
  • Travel, as required.


Pinkerton is an equal opportunity employer and provides equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/prenatal status, pregnancy/childbirth or related conditions, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any protected status by local, state, federal or country-specific law.

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